Live Oak, FLLake City Reporter

Late night wreck kills one

LIVE OAK — A Live Oak man was killed in a single-vehicle accident late Thursday night in northern Suwannee County. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a 46-year-old Live Oak man was driving…
Lake City, FLWCJB

Lake City man dies after motorcycle overturns on road shoulder

SUWANNEE COUNTY, Fla. (WCJB) - A motorcycle crash in Suwannee ended with the death of a man from Lake City. According to FHP, the 70-year-old man was riding south on CR-137 when for unknown reasons, the driver went into the shoulder and overturned. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Suwannee County,

Lake City man killed in motorcycle accident in Suwannee County

SUWANNEE COUNTY, Fla. — A Lake City man died Tuesday morning while riding his motorcycle in Suwannee County, according to Florida Highway Patrol. Just before 7:30 a.m., the 70-year-old was riding a 2016 Harley-Davidson south on County Road 137, according to FHP. For unknown reasons, approximately one mile south of State Road 247, the man rode off of the roadway.
Suwannee County, FLLake City Reporter

Child with lighter sparks mattress

LIVE OAK — A child with a lighter led to an early-morning house fire Thursday in western Suwannee County. Nobody was injured in the fire at a double-wide mobile home off County Road 252 that…
Tennessee StateLake City Reporter

Tennessee man killed on I-75

A driver died Tuesday night after a crash on Interstate 75. A northbound motorhome pulling an SUV ran off the roadway to the left and hit a guardrail just north of the Live Oak-Jasper exit at mile…
Live Oak, FLLake City Reporter

Gas leak clears part of Live Oak

LIVE OAK — An accident Wednesday morning at Farmer’s Cooperative Inc. caused a propane leak and closed U.S. Highway 90 for about an hour. Chad Croft, the Live Oak fire chief, said Farmer’s Coop…
Lafayette County, FLWCTV

Crews looking for missing boater on Suwannee River

LAFAYETTE COUNTY, Fla. (WCTV) - Crews are searching for a boater who went missing following a crash on the Suwannee River Tuesday night, according to officials. A man had recently bought a boat and came to the Suwannee River near Branford with two other people to try it out Tuesday night, an official said. The driver somehow lost control of the boat and hit a tree, causing all three people to fall into the water.
Suwannee County, FLWCTV

Crews recover body of missing boater on Suwannee River

SUWANNEE COUNTY, Fla. (WCTV) - UPDATE: Wednesday, at approximately 5:30 p.m., the body of the missing boater, Andor Dora, from Tuesday’s boating accident was recovered, according to officials. According to a report from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, on Tuesday around 7:20 p.m., a boat with three passengers...
Branford, FLLake City Reporter

Facilities manager killed in electrical accident

BRANFORD — A maintenance worker was killed in an accident Tuesday afternoon at the Branford McDonald’s. Suwannee County Sheriff Sam St. John said the 42-year-old man from Jacksonville was working on the restaurant’s air conditioning unit on top of the building around 3 p.m. Tuesday when he touched some of the electric lines and was electrocuted.